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Helwan and Kottamia Observatories and Saudi Arabia Telescope Project: papers of M. Dermody, 1965 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 91/5

Scope and Contents

Comprises: diary-like itinerary by M. Dermody of a visit to Helwan and Kottamia Observatories, Egypt; 'Report on instruments at Helwan Observatory inspected at the request of the Director, April 1965'; photocopies of rough designs by Grubb-Parsons for the 74" reflector [Kottamia]; notes on cases for Saudi Arabia and equipment being conveyed to the University of Riyadh.


  • Creation: 1965 - 1968


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Related Materials

See also RGO 135/2: Helwan Observatory and Kottamia Observatory, Egypt: Papers.

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